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Table 2 Laboratory data among the studied groups

From: Diagnostic value of monocyte chemoattractant Protein-1, soluble mannose receptor, Presepsin, and Procalcitonin in critically ill children admitted with suspected sepsis

   Sepsis
(I)
SIRS
(II)
Control
(III)
P value
  N = 58 N = 24 N = 50 Among 3 groups I vs II I vs III II vs III
WBC Mean ± SD 17.5 ± 10.2 12.1 ± 2.7 8.6 ± 1.3 < 0.001* 0.004* < 0.001* 0.109
RBCs Mean ± SD 3.9 ± 0.9 4.4 ± 0.7 4.1 ± 0.6 0.022* 0.016* 0.595 0.120
HGB Mean ± SD 10.7 ± 2.1 12.2 ± 0.9 12.1 ± 0.5 < 0.001* < 0.001* < 0.001* 0.886
PLT Mean ± SD 167.9 ± 71.5 302.5 ± 85.5 309.4 ± 91.5 < 0.001* < 0.001* < 0.001* 0.939
NE Mean ± SD 66.5 ± 12.7 60.9 ± 8.7 59.8 ± 6.9 0.002* 0.064 0.002* 0.895
LY Mean ± SD 26.7 ± 12.1 31.7 ± 8.3 32.7 ± 6.3 0.004* 0.087 0.005* 0.908
MO Median (IQR) 6(5-8) 6(5-7) 5.3(4.5-6) 0.007* 0.235 0.005* 0.027*
EO Median (IQR) 0(0-1) 2(0-2) 1.3(0.6-2.3) < 0.001* 0.003* < 0.001* 0.790
BA Median (IQR) 0(0-0) 0(0-1) 0.5(0.3-0.7) < 0.001* < 0.001* < 0.001* 0.246
CRP Median (IQR) 26(22-38) 1(0.8-1.9) 1.7(1.4-2.4) < 0.001* < 0.001* < 0.001* 0.021*
Serum creatinine Mean ± SD 1.4 ± 0.7 0.9 ± 0.3 0.9 ± 0.2 < 0.001* < 0.001* < 0.001* 0.987
ALT Median (IQR) 33(22-49) 33(19-37) 27.2(17-45) 0.099 0.153 0.051 0.452
Total bilirubin Mean ± SD 1.7 ± 1.8 1.1 ± 0.3 1 ± 0.3 0.018* 0.134 0.022* 0.977
  1. One way ANOVA test for parametric quantitative data (expressed as mean ± SD) between the three groups followed by post hoc Tukey’s analysis between each two groups
  2. Kruskal Wallis test for non-parametric quantitative data (expressed as median(IQR)) between the three groups followed by Mann Whitney test between each two groups
  3. *: Significant level at P value < 0.05